The Best 4th of July Fireworks Around the Country via Amtrak

The Best 4th of July Fireworks Around the Country via Amtrak

Still looking for 4th of July plans? We’ve put together this list, some of the best fireworks displays around the country, so you can get the most out of your Independence Day celebrations with Amtrak!  

And don’t forget! With our new Share Fares the whole family can tag along!

Washington, DC

Discover our nation’s history by visiting the National Mall and exploring everything the city has to offer. While you’re there, stick around into the evening for fireworks overlooking the monuments. 
Routes: AcelaNortheast Regional and 12 others!

New York, NY

Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks returns to the Brooklyn Bridge this year to showcase one the biggest light shows in the country.
Routes: AcelaNortheast RegionalKeystone and 11 others!

Atlanta, GA

Relive the 1996 Summer Olympics this Independence Day by celebrating at Centennial Park with fireworks in the heart of Atlanta.
Route: Crescent 

St. Louis, MO

Celebrate at Fair Saint Louis with a lineup of performances, air shows, and fireworks under the Gateway Arch!
Routes: Texas Eagle and Missouri River Runner

New Orleans, LA

Go 4th on the River presents fireworks on the Mississippi River, which can be viewed from the French Quarter!
Routes: City of New Orleans, Crescent and the Sunset Limited 

Boston, MA

Catch a free concert at the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular and view their 23-minute light show over the Charles River.
Routes: AcelaNortheast RegionalDowneaster and the Lake Shore Limited

Seattle, WA

Seafair Summer Fourth provides one of the best celebrations in the Pacific Northwest! Head to Gas Works Park for a day activities and fireworks over Lake Union.
Routes: Amtrak CascadesCoast Starlight and the Empire Builder

Philadelphia, PA

Celebrate in America’s birthplace at the Wawa Welcome America concert and fireworks over the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Routes: AcelaNortheast RegionalKeystone and 9 others!